October 1, 1995
The company has become a gold sponsor of the Association de Estilistas Latinos, and association for Spanish-speaking beauty professionals.
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September 1, 1995
This first patent was granted on the design of and technology used in the lamp’s bulbs.
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August 1, 1995
When it comes to deciding who sells what, manufacturers base their choice on how well the distributor services the nail technician. Their verdict? Most are doing a good job, but there’s always room for improvement.
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June 1, 1995
While Rachel Mathes, owner of Class Act Nails in Iowa City, travels around the world demonstrating the latest powder-and-liquid and gel techniques, her true love is teaching salon owners how to build their clientele.
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June 1, 1995
Light-cured gels often have been described as a pre-mixed, liquid form of acrylic. Not true, say chemists, who explain here what gels are made of and how they work.
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May 1, 1995
Nail technician want to dry polish fast, showcase it with a glossy shine, and preserve it with a durable finish. Can a top coat do all this?
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January 1, 1995
Though nail care professionals are not required to be licensed in Australia, nails are serious business "Down Under."
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November 1, 1994
"After I started doing nails, I still did hair for a while, but I was making more money doing nails so I just transitioned into it,” Van Strander says.
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November 1, 1994
OPI's Suzi Weiss-Fischmann shares 10 low-to no-cost ways to entice your hair care clients to try their first manicure.
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September 1, 1994
Using a light-based nail technique lends an aura of advanced technology to your work that enhances its value to clients. Now, the power of light is harnessed to cure gels, to quickly dry top coats and polish seals, and even to polymerize liquid and powder systems.
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July 1, 1994
Files are more specialized, offer the technician more features, and come in a greater variety of shapes, colours, and sizes than ever before.
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April 1, 1994
Nail technicians sound off about their school experiences and comment on what needs to be done to improve nail care education.
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March 1, 1993
A behind the scenes look at how products are developed.
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December 14, 1992
Industry leaders share their company agendas for 1993.
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